Expert Consulting Presentations


The Letter of the Law“: 45-minute PowerPoint presentation regarding medical errors arising from misunderstanding the nuanced legal language of the law. Presentation to the Society of Forensic Engineers & Scientists at their Fall Seminar at the InterContinental Hotel in Monterey, CA, 4 November 2017.

Mamma, He Beat Me Bad!“: 60-minute PowerPoint presentation of an alleged assault & battery, criminal case resolved at trial & re-trial in 2016. Presentation to the Society of Forensic Engineers & Scientists at their Summer Seminar at the Allegretto Vineyard Resort in Paso Robles, CA, 3 June 2017.

A Pain in the Neck“: 45-minute PowerPoint presentation of a missed spinal cord compression syndrome resolved at trial in 2016. Presentation to the Society of Forensic Engineers & Scientists at their Spring Seminar at the Berkeley Yacht Club in Berkeley, CA, 12 March 2017.

Did Push Come to Shove?“: 60-minute PowerPoint presentation of an alleged assault & battery, criminal case resolved at trial in 2015. Joint presentation with Professor of Engineering, William Neuman, to the Society of Forensic Engineers & Scientists at their Spring Seminar in Emeryville, CA, 28 May 2016.

Bleeding Out“:
45-minute PowerPoint presentation of a medical malpractice case resolved at trial in 2015. Presentation to the Society of Forensic Engineers & Scientists at their Fall Seminar at the Timberline Lodge in Mt. Hood National Forest, OR, 26 September 2015.

Kids Don’t Get Strokes – Do They?“:
60-minute PowerPoint presentation of a missed carotid dissection/stroke, medical malpractice case resolved at trial in 2013. Presentation to the Society of Forensic Engineers & Scientists at their Spring Seminar at the Kilauea Military Camp on the Big Island of Hawaii, 28 March 2015.

A Leg Too Young To Die“:
30-minute PowerPoint presentation of a missed compartment syndrome, medical malpractice case settled in 2013. Presentation to the Society of Forensic Engineers & Scientists at their Summer Seminar in Mendocino, CA, 26 July 2014.

Missing the Myocardial Infarction“:
45-minute PowerPoint presentation of a mismanaged myocardial infarction, medical malpractice case settled in 2012. Presentation to the Society of Forensic Engineers & Scientists at their Spring Seminar at the Ahwahnee Hotel in Yosemite National Park, CA, 6 April 2014.

How to Start, Build & Run a Successful Expert Witness Practice“:
90-minute panel discussion sponsored by the San Francisco Chapter of the Forensic Expert Witness Association and the Bay Area/Northern California Chapter of the American Association of Legal Nurse Consultants, South San Francisco, CA, 9 July 2013.

Fall Once, Shame on Me. Fall Twice, Shame on You“:
60-minute PowerPoint presentation of an in-hospital fall causing a traumatic brain injury, medical malpractice case settled in 2010. Presentation to the Society of Forensic Engineers & Scientists at their Fall Seminar in Incline Village, NV, 21 October 2012.

How to Represent Your Profession as an Expert Witness in Deposition & Trial“:
90-minute panel discussion sponsored by the San Francisco Chapter of the Forensic Expert Witness Association, Oakland, CA, 10 May 2011.

Ins and Outs of the ER” on http://Healthin30.com, 6 Oct 2006:
30-minute, live, telephone radio talk show interview with Barbara Ficarra, RN, WRCR AM 1300 Radio, Rockland, NY http://Healthin30.com. One of ten recipients of the 2007 “Excellence in Journalism Award” from the American College of Emergency Physicians.